So at Games Day I got to play Trafalgar. It was great, simple, fast to pick up and the miniatures are not that expensive.. Once I get the rule. Trafalgar the Game. html. “Warhammer Historical is proud to present Trafalgar, a naval wargame, set in. Documents Similar To Trafalgar_Warhammer. warhammer ancient battles. Uploaded by. Todd Duckett. Warmaster Ancients – Warhammer Historical. Uploaded.

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But, we had to give the boarding rules a try, got it completely wrong, and thus will give it another go next time. My friend Nick owns the rulebook, and we were both going to invest in fleets at some point. She is a 64 gun 3rd Rate Ship of the Line. I had the rulebook and some 12 ships for it but due to lack of time I sold them. I am going to be buying my fleet from Old Glory Miniatures.

Tuesday, 19 April Trafalgar: Second my Imperial Guardsman It would be great to make scenery for Trafalgat as well, small rocky islands, bigger peninsulars with maybe fortress and village etc.

Some ship conditions trafagar noted on the playing surface with counters or markers. Here is what I got Your blog always has a way of reigniting my long-dormant wargaming urges! It is trafaalgar bit fiddly in terms of movement, particularly when it comes to tacking. Come check out my Daemonhunters, Hurrah for shiny silver killing goodness! One gets to roll lots of dice during combat and there is ‘opportunity fire’ – fire conducted by the non-moving player on a target of opportunity.

THE GREAT GAME: Trafalgar: messing about with boats (and cannon)

I like the rules very much. It feels more like something you would play a hypothetical battle with, using no more than trafalggar per side. I think the game as it stands is well-suited to the medium scale action, as I’ve said above.


So I bought a few models and finally got around to building and painting my first ship The book includes good historical overviews, scenarios, a very fine, photo- illustrated painting and rigging guide for models of 1: But I didn’t feel their historical edge in gunnery the legacy of unceasing gunnery drills while on blockade duty was fully reflected. I still need to add pennants and flags The term still just bugs me, perhaps it should be known as ‘the mitigating circumstances throw’?

Here is a list of the most well known makers of Warhakmer Ships for the Trafalgar system and the scales they produce. The best argument against democracy is a five minute conversation with the average voter. There are no written orders and simple paperwork.

Once I get a fleet together I can start to show others how to play and maybe get a new game going at the local store. Movement is a bit fiddly in Trafalgar, and you really need to concentrate to ensure that your ships don’t ram each other, backing sail cue a Command check in order to ensure you don’t ram the ship ahead.

I’ve dabbled quite a bit in naval wargaming over the last few years, including the Napoleonic era, where I’ve been part wargammer a team that put on a Battle of the Nile re-fight trafalgat Salute back in traralgar The rules give the British the edge trfaalgar this area: So at Games Day I got to play Trafalgar.

On now to our latest venture, Trafalgarpublished by Warhammer Historical. I also have Trafalgar and have been wanting to give trafalagr a go. Perhaps this makes for a more entertaining game, as playing the British in most Traflgar of Sail games, you almost expect to win The only issue with going larger or smaller scale is that you will need to have either enough ships for two people to play with or find others willing to go that scale. Then just use a sharp blade to cut off remaining excess as close as possible to the teid mark.

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Larger scales are a. Send this topic Print. Crew losses from fire and gunfire can take their toll, and before you know it, a fine fighting ship is nothing but a floating morgue. Newer Post Older Post Home. Back to the Age of Sail Home Page. Posted by Stuart at Within this book you will find all the rules, history and hobby information you need to fight battles between opposing navies throughout the period I’m impressed with the level of detail on such small models, and the quality of te paintjob you achieved I think you recreated the Royal Navy’s paint scheme rather well, tell warhammed how did you achieve the rigging on the masts ad decks?

I would classify the simulation depicted by these rules as a bit coarse. Wind is still important, as is holding the weather gauge. They also have a starter set of 4 ships for around 39 GBP.

For Trafalgar, however, I fear it would simply take too trafakgar to play. British 4th Rate pts with out any upgrades 1: Ok so I started yesterday on a 28 gun Frigate, and a 50 gun 4th Rate. Tacking was also difficult to get our heads around, but that may be because I’ve been playing too much WW2 naval! Hoping to see more your work on this LvK.